The tribe TROIDINI contains 6 genera and two subtribes. The subtribes contains also genera.

Subtribe: BATTINA

Subtribe: TROIDINA


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The following species are members of genus TROGONOPTER and they are represented on this homepage.

The genus TROGONOPTER was described in 1890 by Rippon. It contains at present about 2 species. The genus TROGONOPTER is a very small group of PAPILIONIDAE. TROGONOPTER butterflies are from AUSTRALASIA-INDOMALAYA.
These butterflies are green and black.
All of them are also called birdwing-butterflies. Birdwings are wonders of nature and we have to protect them.


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Apatura iris
Inachis io
Nymphalis antiopa
Apatura iris
Vanessa atalanta
Papilio machaon
Pierides sp.
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